Response to Llewellyn et al paper - 'The antibiotic course has had its day' in the British Medical Journal - Antibiotic Research UK
Much media interest has arisen from the publication of a paper by Dr Martin Llewellyn and colleagues in the British Medical Journal in which they propose that the duration of antibiotic treatment can, in many cases, be shortened. The authors argue, with little evidence, that failing to complete a prescribed antibiotic course contributes to antibiotic resistance, and that policy makers, educators ... Read More